Hardly Strictly + Litquake

If you're ready to trail back to the neighborhood Sunday afternoon, Oct. 6th, by 4:30 or so -- after three or four days of Golden Gate Park crowds for Hardly Strictly Bluegrass -- we'll extend the spirit of the affair here at Bird & Beckett.  And … [Read more...]

Friday, July 26th, 9 pm:
Lao She’s “Teahouse”
a bilingual reading of excerpts

"Don't Discuss State Affairs" (a sign mounted on the wall of the Yutai Teahouse -- 1898, 1917, 1945) Lao She's Teahouse is a classic of the Chinese theatre from the late 1950s, an episodic observation over the decades from the turn of the 20th … [Read more...]